Leadership

“BROOKLYN, N. Y.”

Issue 6 and Volume 1.

BROOKLYN, N. Y. The Police Commissioners held a private meeting on Wednesday last. The doings of the secret chamber has not yet been made public. Last Sunday morning the Department were called out to attend a slight fire at No. 148 Fulton street, near Middagh. Nearly thirty-two years ago a fire occurred in the same place, and which was occupied by the same business firm. The new steamer ordered for the Department will be completed in about three weeks, and we understand that it is to be given to Engine Company No. 15 .Superintendent Flanley, of the Telegraph Department, has just finished the erection of the mammoth pole in front of head-quarters in Jay street. It is well put up, and the new paint gives it an attractive appearance. It is a certain acknowledged fact, that Brooklyn proper needs five additional steamers, and the Eastern District three. The Fire Commissioners,…

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